Industry Associations

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Biocom is a member-driven organization providing unmatched opportunities and resources to help life science companies and their employees fulfill their business goals and improve life through advancements in health, energy, and agriculture. Biocom offers member companies meaningful access to the influential drivers propelling the industry forward across all the main life science sectors, including biotechnology, pharmaceutical, diagnostic, medical device, connected health, agriculture and bio-renewable energy.


CONNECT advocates for innovation coast to coast by working with policy makers and elected officials who are leading the charge to push our national innovation economy forward.

Relationships are the core, but sometimes you need specific resources. Whether it’s access to niche talent, the best technology, or capital; CONNECT can facilitate finding it.

The journey doesn’t end after you start up, it’s only just beginning and with new challenges. To support mid-market companies, CONNECT developed programs expressly for executives scaling a business.
After 30 years leading San Diego’s innovation economy, CONNECT has a built an unbeatable roster of highly-qualified individuals to serve as Springboard Entrepreneurs-In-Residence and Mentors.

Tech San Diego
Tech San Diego

The San Diego region is home to a thriving ecosystem of over 100,000 innovators, thought leaders, scientists, engineers and tech professionals working hard every day to improve people’s lives around the world. Since 1994, Tech San Diego has been the unifying voice of San Diego’s technology community, fostering growth and business acceleration through collaborations between industry, education, and government.

Tech San Diego supports members from all sectors of the technology industry, including such areas as:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Big Data
  • Robotics
  • Internet of Things
  • Data Analytics
  • Biotech/Healthcare
  • Defense
  • Telecommunications
  • Wireless Services
  • Tech-Enabled Manufacturing
  • SaaS
  • Cloud Infrastructure

Together Tech San Diego makes our region a world-class center of innovation, technology, and quality of life.

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San Diego Sport Innovators is a business 501(c)(3) not-for-profit development organization focused on establishing San Diego as THE home of the Sport and Active Lifestyle Industry (SAL). SDSI does this through connecting people, executive education, business mentoring and keeping it fun.

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Clean Tech San Diego 

Cleantech San Diego is a nonprofit member organization that positions the greater San Diego region, including Imperial County, as a global leader in the cleantech economy. The organization achieves this by fostering collaborations across the private-public-academic landscape, leading advocacy efforts to promote cleantech priorities, and encouraging investment in the San Diego region.

Cleantech San Diego’s membership includes more than 100 local businesses, universities, governments, and nonprofits committed to advancing sustainable solutions for the benefit of the economy and the environment.


San Diego Brewers Guild

The mission of the San Diego Brewers Guild is to promote awareness and increase the visibility of fresh, locally brewed beer through education and participation in community events.

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